Models: Dodge Ram Truck Year: 1998
Dodge Dakota Truck Year: 1998
Number Involved: 12,400
Dates of Manufacture: March - June 1998
Defect: These trucks may have been built with bolts that were not properly hardened. The bolts were used to attach the cab and the core support to the frame. This condition can allow the cab to separate from the frame, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.
Remedy: Dealers will replace these bolts with properly hardened bolts. Owner notification began Sept. 21, 1998. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
[NHTSA Recall No.98V208/Chrysler Recall No.